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KSB advises on a timeshare contract

News   23. 5. 2011 Link

Law firm Kocián Šolc Balaštík provided legal counseling to the American-British company Interval International Limited, a pioneer in exchange services of vacation ownerships with a network of approximately 2,600 resorts in over 75 countries, relating to a consumer contract. The contract sets forth the terms of participation in the exchange membership program for owners of vacation interests at accommodation that allow consumers to exchange their occupancy right or other services connected with timeshare.

A Space in the Crowd. Top Legal International, the March/April 2011 Issue

News   18. 5. 2011 Link

Dagmar Dubecká, a KSB partner, and Sasha Štěpánová, a KSB attorney, commented on current affairs and trends on the Czech legal services market for Top Legal International.

KSB succeeds in arbitration proceedings

News   13. 5. 2011 Link

Law firm Kocián Šolc Balaštík successfully represented its client, a major Czech insurance company, in a dispute concerning a claim to insurance proceeds in the amount of CZK 127 million with interest and charges.

KSB advises during establishment of functional airspace block in Central Europe (FAB CE)

News   6. 5. 2011 Link

The date of 5 May 2011 became an important milestone for Kocián Šolc Balaštík’s provision of legal advice in recent years to Řízení letového provozu ČR, s.p. (Air Navigation Services of the Czech Republic) when an international agreement was signed in the Slovenian city of Brdo to create a so-called functional airspace block. The agreement was signed between the seven Central European countries of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Czech Republic, Hungary, Austria, Slovakia and Slovenia. Air traffic control services are to be optimized and provided in the functional airspace block regardless of state borders.

Interview of KSB Partner Jan Dědič in Hospodářské noviny

News   27. 4. 2011 Link

Jan Dědič, KSB partner and member of the Recodification Commission preparing the act on commercial companies and cooperatives, gave an interview to the daily financial newspaper Hospodářské noviny on changes to the law of commercial companies in connection with the recodification of private law that is being prepared.

Prestigious publication The International Who’s Who of Competition Lawyers and Economists 2011 recommends KSB partner Pavel Dejl in the field of competition law

News   22. 4. 2011 Link

International rating publication The International Who’s Who of Competition Lawyers and Economists 2011 has again nominated KSB partner Pavel Dejl as a recommended specialist in the field of competition law in the Czech Republic. Pavel Dejl has received this recommendation repeatedly since 2006. For this year, Who’s Who Legal’s recommendation in the field of competition law was granted to only five attorneys in the Czech Republic.

KSB advises Ontex Global Group on refinancing and bond offering

News   19. 4. 2011 Link

Law firm Kocián Šolc Balaštík advised the Ontex Global Group on the Czech aspects of the EUR 50 million refinancing of its existing credit facilities along with the Group's first bond offering (EUR 675 million Senior Secured Notes and EUR 250,000,000 Senior Notes).

KSB partner Dagmar Dubecká for Law & Business: Principle above laws

News   18. 4. 2011 Link

Právo & Byznys KSB partner Dagmar Dubecká gave an interview to the magazine Law & Business concerning the Czech legal environment, application of law, creation of laws and overlapping of Czech legislation with EU legislation. The interview also addressed her main area where she is one of the top attorneys of the Czech scene – mergers and acquisitions.

KSB representative elected to administrative council of the Czech Franchise Association

News   15. 4. 2011 Link

KSB attorney Martina Parusová Zímová was recently elected to the administrative council of the Czech Franchise Association for the period of 2011 through 2013 at a membership meeting of the association.

KSB partner Jan Dědič interviewed for Lidové noviny’s supplement Law & Justice

News   11. 4. 2011 Link

Lidové noviny published an interview with KSB partner Jan Dědič in its supplement Law & Justice on 4 April 2011:

KSB to participate in Czech-Polish Energy Day in Ostrava

News   7. 4. 2011 Link

KSB lawyers will lecture on issues relating to Czech renewable resources on the Czech-Polish Energy Day in Ostrava on 20 April 2011. The lecture will include information on the fundamental principles on which the draft bill on subsidized energy resources is based, including comparison with the currently applicable legislation.

Workshop – 2011 Code of Tax Procedure and VAT

News   4. 4. 2011 Link

Kocián Šolc Balaštík will hold a workshop on 6 April 2011 on selected major provisions of the Code of Tax Procedure and the up-to-date interpretation of the VAT Act amendment that took force and effect on 1 April 2011. The workshop is to be further focused on the case-law impact on conflict between employment and office.

2011 Industrial Land Conference

News   25. 3. 2011 Link

KSB attorney Tomáš Sequens gave an expert presentation titled “Potential compensation for damages from changes, if any, to zoning plans that render original intentions impossible” at the 2011 Industrial Landscape Conference in Havirov on 22 March 2011.

KSB nominated for Chambers Europe Awards for Excellence 2011

News   22. 3. 2011 Link

Chambers Europe Awards Kocián Šolc Balaštík is one of five Czech law firms nominated for this year’s Chambers Europe Awards for Excellence in the category of National Firms. KSB won the award in 2008 and was shortlisted as one of the best law firms in 2009 and 2010.

International rating publication IFLR 1000, 2011 edition, recommends KSB again in all rated areas

News   15. 2. 2011 Link

IFLR 1000 logo IFLR1000 – The Guide to the World’s Leading Financial Law Firms, a prestigious international rating publication, has recommended KSB in all categories for the year 2011. KSB, as in previous years, has been recognized as a leading law firm in the Czech Republic in the fields of capital markets, banking and project finance, mergers & acquisitions and restructuring and insolvency.

Petr Kasík appointed as chairman of the III Chamber of the Czech National Bank’s Appeals Committee

News   31. 1. 2011 Link

The Bank Board of the Czech National Bank appointed Petr Kasík, a KSB partner, as the chairman of the III Chamber of the Czech National Bank’s Appeals Committee effective as of 1 January 2011. Petr Kasík has been on the Czech National Bank’s Appeals Committee since 2008.

KSB represented Mr. Miloš Červenka and his company MCA, a.s. in respect of a major real estate deal with the PPF group

News   12. 1. 2011 Link

Kocián Šolc Balaštík represented Mr. Miloš Červenka and his company MCA, a.s. in respect of a major real estate deal with PPF group. The concluded agreements concern extensive land parcels intended for the execution of development projects in and around Prague together with other investment partners.

New Tax Procedure Code

News   4. 1. 2011 Link

Helena Navrátilová, the head of KSB tax team, has been interviewed regarding the new Tax Procedure Code (valid since January 2011) and also on other changes in tax regulations coming this year, in the Téma Z1 show broadcast on the news and public affairs television station Z1.

Business activities in the Czech Republic and Poland – comparative differences in the Commercial Register

News   31. 12. 2010 Link

Czech Television (Česká televize) presented a news report on the subject of the Commercial Register in the Czech Republic and Poland with Darina Kovačíková, attorney at Kocián Šolc Balaštík’s office in Ostrava. The report can be found on www.ct24.cz/zive, in Archive section, broadcast on 3 December 2010, Události v regionech (Ostrava) TV show, broadcast time 04:23 (minute of the show 19:30 to 22).

Representation of Asiana spol. s r.o. in the matter of potential infringement of competition rules by STUDENT AGENCY, s.r.o.

News   29. 12. 2010 Link

Kocián Šolc Balaštík successfully represented Asiana spol. s r.o. (a limited liability company) in the matter of investigation by the Office for the Protection of Competition  (the “Office”) of violation by STUDENT AGENCY, s.r.o. (a limited liability company) of Act on the Protection of Competition.

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